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Merry Christmas from Olive, and the rest of the herd
Mod Squad ^ | 12-17-06 | Olive

Posted on 12/17/2006 9:55:24 PM PST by Admin Moderator

Hi everyone, Olive here, it's been awhile since we had a refresher course on the posting guidelines. Santa says hi, and we're all looking forward to a great new year!

We've had a lot of newbies sign up! Welcome Aboard! The more the merrier! And it doesn't hurt you longtimes to re-read this. As always, we're here to help. Ask questions, we'll do our best to answer.

Let's talk about profanity, your f**k and s**t and other posts will be pulled. We are not a gutter site, so don't treat us as such. We all get what you're saying, same as STFU, it's really not necessary. Also, graphic pictures with those kinds of words will be pulled. Got a problem with that, see the boss, I'm sure Santa agrees with me. Keep it clean.

Talking about keeping it clean, way too many flame wars lately, we hate giving out coal (suspensions). So, please try to tone that down. Keep your discussions to factual information. Calling someone an idiot or a moron really does not add to the intellect discussion we are striving for. Free Republic prides itself upon facts and the discussion of them, we aren't a cute, one liner, bash forum. (Lately that can be argued, but let's get back to our roots and discuss the issues). Idiot, bushbot, weiner, etc really lowers the discussion to that of DU, and as conservatives, we should aspire to a higher level of discourse.

So, with that, have a Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year! From the mod staff, we are all wishing you whirled peas.

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To: RightOnTheLeftCoast

"Olive? As in Olive Your Base Is Belong To Us?"

I don't think so. It's 'Olive The Other Reindeer", and she is a doll! I love that story, but then I am a former kindergarten teacher. Merry Christmas and Happy New Year to all! :)

81 posted on 12/18/2006 6:21:26 AM PST by seekthetruth
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To: Admin Moderator

I try very hard to stay off the "naughty list"!

Merry Christmas, and have a Happy & Healthy New year!

82 posted on 12/18/2006 6:31:46 AM PST by tiredoflaundry (Where did I park my car????? Oh no!)
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To: the OlLine Rebel
LOL......... I somehow don't think so.


83 posted on 12/18/2006 7:19:06 AM PST by beyond the sea ( All lies and jest, still the man hears what he wants to hear and disregards the rest.)
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To: pissant

How is your weiner?

84 posted on 12/18/2006 8:28:35 AM PST by Feiny (Save the Whales. Collect the whole set.)
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To: feinswinesuksass

They laughed and called me names. :(

85 posted on 12/18/2006 8:32:44 AM PST by pissant
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To: Uneasy Rider
Could you include posting pictures of Helen Thomas as vulgar?

That depends on whether or not the image features her applying suntan lotion to Janet Reno.

86 posted on 12/18/2006 8:39:10 AM PST by Oberon (What does it take to make government shrink?)
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To: Admin Moderator

Feliz Navidad! Hope Santa is very, very good to y'all this year.

Thanks for the refresher course! I'll definitely curtail my use of shortcut profanity.

87 posted on 12/18/2006 8:54:01 AM PST by Sally'sConcerns
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To: feinswinesuksass
Well, ho, ho, ho lady of the evening, lady of the evening, lady of the evening to you too! :)
88 posted on 12/18/2006 9:36:01 AM PST by EveningStar
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To: pissant

Show them your Silver Bells.

89 posted on 12/18/2006 9:44:42 AM PST by Feiny (Save the Whales. Collect the whole set.)
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To: feinswinesuksass

Or my gay apparel?

90 posted on 12/18/2006 10:06:25 AM PST by pissant
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To: Admin Moderator
Thank you so much for the good judgement.
The domestic taliban is no more attractive than the international one...
91 posted on 12/18/2006 10:54:34 AM PST by Publius6961 (MSM: Israelis are killed by rockets; Lebanese are killed by Israelis.)
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To: Admin Moderator

Merry Christmas, and please tell Santa that I've been good.

Well, I've tried.

92 posted on 12/18/2006 3:14:06 PM PST by SmithL (Where are we going? . . . . And why are we in this handbasket????)
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To: onyx; Admin Moderator
No bashing?


93 posted on 12/18/2006 5:43:36 PM PST by BigSkyFreeper (There is no alternative to the GOP except varying degrees of insanity)
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To: Fierce Allegiance

Oops, can we say SHIH TZUS? LOL

94 posted on 12/18/2006 10:50:53 PM PST by blondee123
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To: Admin Moderator

BTTT, Olive.

95 posted on 12/18/2006 11:51:10 PM PST by Brad’s Gramma (Get right with God....eternity is a long time.....)
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To: blondee123

Yeah, i think that's safe, but be careful with the name of a bull terrier/shih tzu cross.

96 posted on 12/19/2006 3:48:15 AM PST by Fierce Allegiance (SAY NO TO RUDY!)
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To: Admin Moderator

Merry Christmas Ad Mo...nice thread

Ok, Olive you alone now...

97 posted on 12/19/2006 12:24:19 PM PST by Syncro
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To: Watery Tart

You can always click on my name, we have tons of info on our 'home' page.

98 posted on 12/19/2006 6:28:12 PM PST by Admin Moderator
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To: JRios1968

Probably me, I tend to be the 'odd man out'. Who ever heard of Olive?

99 posted on 12/19/2006 6:32:33 PM PST by Admin Moderator
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To: SmithL

I've left a personal note, hope that helps. Olive.

100 posted on 12/19/2006 6:35:07 PM PST by Admin Moderator
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